Project Management Accountant

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Finance & Commercial
Salary: AU$350 - AU$400 per day
REF: BBBH223324_1529898757

Project Management Accountant

$350 - $400 per day contract

Melbourne CBD

Ambition are delighted to be partnering with a large, complex FMCG company on a unique and compelling opportunity for an experienced Management Accountant to undertake the role of Project management Accountant for an initial period of 6 months.

Due to significant business wins and a plethora of high-level projects, they are looking for a Project Accountant to take the lead on an existing portfolio of high level, complex projects.

The role is a blend of providing management accounts on important projects, coupled with business partnering and reporting to stakeholders, always ensuring the projects stay on track, on time and within budget.

The role:

  • Manage multiple Projects, ranging from $1M - $60 Million
  • Preparing financial and management reports on a monthly basis
  • Automate reports to increase efficiency to meet the needs of key stakeholders
  • Collaborate with the project leadership team to validate forecast numbers and establish budgets
  • Prepare and maintain development cost trackers for each Project
  • Prepare regular reports for each project, reconciling spend against budget
  • Partner with the Project Directors and Leadership team to ensure the project deliverables are achieved on time and on budget

Essential skills/Experience required:

  • Minimum 3 years Project accounting experience
  • CA/CPA or equivalent Accountant with strong management accounts experience
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Ability to influence and negotiate
  • Strong Excel skills and an aptitude for large ERP systems

The role is an initial six months contract; however the business has many exciting projects in the pipeline, and this will create future opportunities within the organisation.

For a confidential discussion please contact Kris Owens on 8629 1047 or alternatively 'APPLY NOW' by clicking the button below.